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What is the 3 year survival rate for stage 4 metastatic breast cancer?

Don’t know about the 3 year, but the 5-year survival rate is 16%-20% for stage 4 metastatic breast cancer in the US! on! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Lourdes Reply:

    Stage IV breast cancer is widely seen as incurable. Once breast cancer has spread, in a process known as metastasis, chances According to the National Institutes of Health, the five-year survival rate for stage IV breast cancer is 20 percent. with advanced breast cancer before 1993, 27 percent survived three years; Source:http://www.ehow.com/about_5269350_can-survive-stage-breast-cancer.html

  2. Kamilah Reply:

    Hi Ruth This is a really hard question to answer. It really does depend on alot of factors, age, general health, where the tumour is located(ducts etc) Stage 3 breast cancer is divided up into two subcategories, 3A and 3B. Stage 3 A is inva… Source:http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20091212183503AAlh8Vi

  3. Elina Reply:

    i hope that this site can help you with your question best wishes http://redthunder-cancer.blogspot.com/ Source:http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_survival_rate_for_stage_3_breast_cancer_with_cancer_found_in_the_lympth_nodes

  4. Candis Reply:

    According to the American Cancer Society, the five year survival rate of patients with Stage 3 breast cancer is 57 percent. This means 57 percent of patients will live at least five years after Stage 3 diagnosis. Source: American Cancer Soc… Source:http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/1899286

  5. Anthony Reply:

    what is the survival rate at age 75 stage 3 breast cancer?

  6. Syreeta Reply:

    Maybe Im just old and cynical but I think he was hoping to gain support because of the cancer! I feel less in favor of him for not automatically dropping out of the race to spend his time with his wife! Just a personal opinion!

  7. Genoveva Reply:

    Prognosis and survival rate varies greatly depending on cancer type, staging and treatment. .. Stage 4 is 'metastatic' cancer that has a less favorable prognosis. . the 5 year disease free survival of stage 1–3 HER2+ breast cancers to about

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